State Farm

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Contract work at State Farm

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Systems Support Specialist in Bloomington, IL
Current Employee - Systems Support Specialist in Bloomington, IL

I have been working at State Farm as a contractor (more than an year)

Pros

Gain valuable user experience in the Business/Systems areas, flexible schedules, professional environment.

Cons

No room for advancement with contract employees and lower pay with no benefits.
Also single out special activiites that only are offered for internal employees when the majority in systems area are external.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Offer better opportunities for advancement within the company for contract workers, even to become permanent employees.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

1798 Other Employee Reviews for State Farm (View Most Recent)

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  1.  

    Good company overall.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Technical Analyst in Bloomington, IL
    Current Employee - Technical Analyst in Bloomington, IL

    I have been working at State Farm as a contractor (more than an year)

    Pros

    Cutting edge technology, good management. Some old legacy systems like any big Co. Good opportunity to advance, not 100% discriminatory against white males like many large Co's. Fair and competent mgt. for the most part.

    Cons

    Well, it is headquartered in Bloomington, IL which could be a plus for some or not a plus for others. IL as a state is going bankrupt but SF is dealing with that (mostly by not increasing jobs in IL lol!).

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Mgt. seems to be doing a good job. Branching out to the hubs (ATL, TX, AZ) seems like a good idea.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Very nice and well versed team

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Project Manager in Bloomington, IL
    Current Employee - Senior Project Manager in Bloomington, IL

    I have been working at State Farm full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Team assignments were handled by each team member with professionalism, on time, and very, very few errors. Great team to work with.

    Cons

    Some of upper management were micro managers and did not treat their team members with the respect they deserved.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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